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Month: November 2015


One From the Crate: Bicep

Not a new release by any stretch of the imagination, the Satisfy remixes have been knocking around Dublin since 2014. Bicep should need no introduction for those with any interest in edm, but for those who haven’t felt, Bicep are…


Albums to Watch Out For

Half Moon Run- Sun Leads Me On Release Date: 23rd October Montreal based indie-rock band Half Moon Run appear to have burst out of nowhere in the past 3 years. Hot on the heels of some of the leaders in…


Wyvern Lingo: Subside

Bray Trio Karen Cowley, Saoirse Duane and Caoimhe Barry sit down with Kevin O’Reilly ahead of their Ireland and UK Tour to talk about where they’ve come from and where they’re going. And so how did it all start, you…


‘Slí an Atlantaigh Fhiáin’ – Faillí déanta uirthi nó le déanamh fós?

Chuala mé trácht ar an Wild Atlantic Way don chéad uair i mbrú óige sa Leacht, Contae an Chláir. Bhí scata Méiriceánach ag stopadh ann, agus greim docht daingean ag bean amháin dóibh ar liosta de radharcanna turasóireachta. Ní rabhadar…


An comórtas fós é?

Tá Craobhchomórtais Uile Éireann thart don bhliain seo agus mar sin in am féachaint ar aghaidh don bhliain seo chugainn. Bhí tarraingt don chraobhchomórtais cúige againn agus tá an cuma ar an scéal nach bhfuil aon athrú nó stacán i…


Budget 2016- What you need to know

On Tuesday two weeks ago, Minister for Finance Michael Noonan delivered his 2016 budget speech to gasps of relief from all around the country. After almost four years of crippling austerity, Mr Noonan finally proceed to give something back to…


TV3 Aren’t So Bad

The reaction to TV3’s coverage of the Rugby World Cup 2015 so far has almost been unanimously negative. The stationwhich beat RTE to the rights to show the tournament in Ireland with a €3m bid, has been heavily criticised for…


Campus Vampirism Continues post-Halloween

The Irish Blood Transfusion Service (IBTS) are on campus this week from Monday to Thursday to accept donations of blood from UCD students. The thankfully voluntary service is located in the Astra Hall in the old Student Centre and is…


UCD Science Expression’s Defining Futures Film Festival Set for November

Defining Futures, a programme from UCD Science Expression, is set to run from the 10th to 15th November across Dublin. It will feature film screenings, performances and panel discussions from a range of individuals with backgrounds in science, research, art,…